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Job Description and Duties 

(Subject to minimum enrolment)

Northwest Community College (NWCC), Terrace campus, invites applications for an auxiliary term Automotive Service Technician Instructor. This position will include 210 hours of instruction commencing April 16, 2018 and ending June 1, 2018 (subject to minimum enrolment). New instructors are eligible for up to 70 hours of preparation/orientation immediately prior (April 3-13, 2018) to the program start date. Salary will be in accordance with the BCGEU Instructor salary scale.

Duties:  Facilitate learning, oversee and ensure shop safety, maintain the Industry Training Authority curriculum and examinations in the Automotive Service Technician Level 3 program, complete the related administrative, record keeping and monitoring activities as well as other related duties as required.


Journeyperson Certification with the Red Seal (Interprovincial) endorsement and Grade 12 or equivalent. Experience should include a minimum of 5 years’ varied field experience as a Journeyperson Automotive Service Technician and 5 years in a supervisory capacity either as a Foreman or Superintendent. A Provincial Instructor Diploma or other relevant teaching certification and experience are preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Require skills/abilities include:

  • A valid Class 5 Driver’s license
  • Excellent organizational, communication and facilitation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to motivate and mentor learners of a variety of ages
  • Intermediate computer skills (word processing, excel, email)
  • Willingness to embrace the characteristics of our strategic plan (adventurous, transformative, and integrity) and apply them to teaching
Application Information 

Respond in confidence by submitting a cover letter and current resume and quoting competition #18.031B to: 

Northwest Community College, Human Resources Department

Email: or FAX: 250.638.5475

NWCC provides quality learning experiences that help prepare our students for successful, positive futures.  We celebrate the diversity of our northern and First Nations populations and reflect this diversity in our programs, services and workforce. In accordance with NWCC’s strategic plan, we encourage applications from First Nations individuals.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Closing Date 
Friday, February 23, 2018
Competition Number 
Terrace Campus